The film was successfully released on the occasion of the holiday
Flip Face 6 hit theaters on April 28, the day before workers across the country enter the holiday season April 30 to May 1. Before that, many people predicted Ticket of Fate popular because it belongs to “Ly Hai brand”.
In the immediate future, Ly Hai has succeeded.
The long holiday (from April 29 to May 3) is a favorable condition for Ly Hai’s films to enter the list of hundred billion movies of the Vietnamese box office in 2023. As of the afternoon of April 30, Flip Face 6 collected 78 billion dong, according to statistics of Box Office Vietnam. The film is currently at the top of the day’s revenue with 16.9 billion VND, showing 3,947 tickets with 175,606 tickets.
With only three days in theaters (plus two early screenings, from 19:00 on April 26-27), Ticket of Fate average revenue of 15.6 billion VND/day. This number is even more impressive than sales Madame Nu’s house (The film is currently at the top of the Vietnamese box office with more than 450 billion VND). On the occasion of the Lunar New Year, Tran Thanh’s films achieved about 12 billion VND/day in the early days of release.
Coming to theaters at the same time as Flip Face 6 To be The Best of the Husband. However, Thu Trang’s film was less impressive with a revenue of 38.2 billion VND. Prediction, the box office race of “hundred billion stars” Thu Trang – Thai Hoa (The Hottest Boy) and Ly Hai (Ticket of Fate) is even more dramatic when the holiday lasts until May 3.
On the way to “make a profit”, Flip Face 6 was secretly filmed and distributed on social networks.
Ly Hai’s side said that the team contacted and reported violations of accounts with the act of distributing movies to remove videos secretly filmed in theaters. Previously, the film crew’s representative had an account to post expensive details of the movie, and someone livestreamed secretly in the theater.
Minh Ha – Ly Hai’s wife, producer Flip Face 6 – said the film crew had an early screening in Dinh Yen, Dong Thap (where the film was filmed) but absolutely no one filmed secretly. Being secretly filmed at the theater made the film crew and producers a headache and worried about damage.
The audience surrounded Ly Hai at the screening showing gratitude to the people of Dinh Yen, Dong Thap.
Thrilling situation, endless chase
content Flip Face 6 revolves around a group of close friends in a traditional mat village, including Phuong (Quoc Cuong), Khanh (Trung Dung), Phat (Huy Khanh), An (Thanh Thuc), Toan (Tran Kim Hai), Loc (Huynh Thi). They shared a lottery ticket for luck, unexpectedly winning a jackpot worth 136.8 billion. Fate was twisted when the holder of that ticket, An, had an accident and died, carrying the lottery ticket stored in the phone case to the grave.
Blinded by the huge amount of money, the group of friends now has 5 people, each with their own intentions, caught up in the vortex of competition and division, and then a series of tragedies befall them.
Highlights of Flip Face 6 nothing but the continuous “flip” phase between the group of friends. Circumstances intertwine, the situation changes rapidly. The boldness shown through the macabre scenes along with action sequences, endless chasing makes the audience feel like they are sitting on an emotional roller coaster.
However, the narrative of Flip Face 6 still not mature enough. The main characters are introduced quite superficially, making the trick to install small details in the film not achieve the highest efficiency, and at the same time make the character’s action decisions forced and unconvincing.
The Fate Ticket causes the group of friends to take turns flipping their faces.
Touch the emotions of the audience
Although the script had some shortcomings, Ly Hai took advantage of the acting ability of the veteran cast to highlight the character.
The film features a benign businessman, single father and in debt (Phuong), a gangster who specializes in using dirty tricks to achieve his intentions (Khanh), an insurance salesman who keeps his mouth shut. integrity (Phat), a worker with poor parents (Toan), a “pretentious” guy who loves to fight cocks and clings to his wife’s skirts (Loc) and a gentle guy (An) who lives adrift and drifts. with his pregnant wife (Lien).
The main characters are all very real people, put in an ironic situation of “suddenly winning the lottery” that makes them reveal their evil instincts and greed to the point of losing their conscience.
Actor Quoc Cuong excellently played the role of Phuong, the central character of the film.
Along with the story of the nature of the relationship between people and money, Flip Face 6 also reflects the problem of alcohol, bluntly criticizes excessive drinking, which is the culprit that causes tragic accidents.
In addition, choosing the setting in the rustic, rustic and idyllic West, showing the pain of the fading traditional craft village is also an important factor in helping the film create a feeling of closeness to the world. audiences.
The scene introduces the traditional mat making village in the West.
The energetic work of Ly Hai
Trademark Flip Face reflects Ly Hai’s distinctive filmmaking style, which is the freedom to let the script and characters develop naturally, without having to stick to structures and stereotypes, even though that makes the film sometimes lacks rigor and feels like the product of a side-by-side filmmaker.
But it is the simplicity and sincerity in Ly Hai’s storytelling language that is the secret to helping the film touch the emotions of the audience.
Flip Face 6 contains abundant energy, leading viewers through a journey of “testing the dignity” of friendship and people. The film leaves viewers with many contemplative messages but still entertaining with bitter laughs.
The jackpot ticket is the birthday of each main character.